Finishing Foreman - Residential

Urbandale Construction - Ottawa, ON (5 months ago)

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Urbandale Construction is a family-run business with over 35 years’ experience building high quality homes in the Ottawa area. With over 10,000 homes constructed since the company's humble beginnings, Urbandale Construction has built a reputation of delivering a quality home through the use of quality materials, high performance equipment and meticulous attention to detail during construction.

Urbandale Construction offers a competitive compensation package including merit based incentives, extended medical and dental coverage, pension plan.


Position: Residential Finishing Carpenter Foreman

Reports to: Site Superintendent

Purpose: Organize and manage the finishing stages of new home construction. Contribute and support construction of homes adhering to the high-quality standards maintained by Urbandale Construction.


  • Inspect, organize trades for final fit-up of homes
  • Ensure house is prepared to high quality standards for purchaser inspection
  • Conduct PDI inspections with customers and follow up with trades
  • Drywall and trim install and repairs where needed


  • Basic Residential Home Construction knowledge
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work with minimal Supervision
  • Good communication skills with trades
  • Ability to maintain schedule and communicate deadlines in a timely manner
  • Good ability to read blue print and work orders


  • Minimum five years’ experience
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Intermediate carpenter skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Reliable and dependable

Urbandale Construction is committed to providing a barrier-free work environment in concert with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. As such, Urbandale Construction will make accommodations available to applicants with disabilities upon request during the recruitment process.

Urbandale Construction is an equal opportunity employer and strives to ensure that its hiring process meets the needs of all persons with disabilities. As such, Urbandale Construction will provide reasonable accommodation for any applicant, as requested during the hiring process

Job Type: Full-time


  • Carpentry: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Office: 1 year (Required)
  • Residential Construction: 5 years (Required)


  • Drivers License G (Required)